Kantok Restaurant

Thai Restaurant in Patong

Kantok Restaurant is the Thai food dining option at the Burasari Phuket resort towards the southern end of Patong Beach. As with most hotel restaurants, it is open to guests who are not staying at the hotel and, with its focus on real Thai-style homemade cooking, it is among the more recommendable Thai restaurants in town.

The restaurant’s name originates from a special small table used in the northern provinces of Thailand. Loaded down with small dishes, it is traditionally used to welcome important guests to the house. Two such selections are available in the menu and are intended to be shared between two people. The Andaman Royal Kantok (1,600 baht) features popular Phuket seafood dishes such as Tom Klong Talay (spicy seafood soup), Panaeng Goong (tiger prawns in Panaeng curry) and Hoy Maeng Poo Pad Prik Prow (wok-fried green mussels with chilli paste).

Read More

While Kantok Restaurant’s menu focuses on traditional Thai preparations, but with the use of the best possible ingredients. For example, the Massamun curry (420 baht) is prepared with Australian wagyu beef. The difference is very easy to taste as the resulting dish is very tender and tasty, with bold, distinctive flavours. Those ingredients not specially imported are locally-sourced and as fresh as possible, such as the fish for the delightful Pla Gao Thod Nam Pla (crisp-fried marinated grouper with spicy green mango salad – 480 baht).

There are separate menus for lunch and dinner available, as well as a special Thai buffet from 18:30 on Wednesdays for 750 baht per person, with traditional dance performances from 20:00 to 21:00. While the focus is on relatively simple traditional meals, a modest selection of international options are available, such as a classic Caesar salad (370 baht), steaks (starting from 590 baht), pizzas (from 270 baht) and pasta (from 300 baht).

As you can see, the price range for Kantok Restaurant is not really for the budget traveller, but the quality of the food absolutely justifies its cost. Unlike many restaurants serving Thai food at this sort of price, the flavours have not been dulled down to suit tourist taste buds. In addition, you can learn how to prepare some of these excellent dishes from the extremely experienced Chef Apichai and his team as the restaurant provides cooking classes.

Kantok Restaurant is located in the beautiful gardens of Burasari Phuket, close to the swimming pool and far enough removed from the nearby roads that you can enjoy a peaceful escape whether you choose to dine in the shaded outdoors section or in the air-conditioned interior. The restaurant has a separate entrance along Ruamjai Road, meaning that you do not need to walk through the reception or the rest of the hotel to get there.

Kantok Restaurant

  • Opening Hours: 06:30 – 10:30, 11:30 - 2230
  • Location: Burasari Phuket, 18/110 Ruamjai Road, Patong
  • Tel: +66 (0)7 629 2929
  • Cuisine: Thai
Hide Map Show Map
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Tours You May Like

Related Pages

Phuket Bubble Football

Phuket Bubble Football provides heaps of fun for guys and girls on the pitch. With an added twist, enjoy a fun game of Read More...

Karon Beach Restaurants

Karon Beach Restaurants & Dining

Unlike Patong Beach, big-name restaurants and fast food chains have yet to arrive in Karon, but it is by no means Read More...

TOP 10 Hotels in Phuket

TOP 10 Hotels in Phuket

Asia Web Direct held an Awards Ceremony for Phuket's most successful Top Ten Hotels. More than 70 hotel Managers and Read More...

Hotels in Patong Beach

All Patong Beach Hotels

Find here a list of all the hotels in Patong Beach at the best available rates. Many offer special discount rates! Read More...

Kamala Beach Restaurants

Kamala Restaurants A-Z

Just north of the lights and noise of Patong lies Kamala Beach, a quieter stretch of sand with more relaxed feel. Dining Read More...

5 Best Hotels to Party in Patong Beach

Best Patong Hotels to Party

In a way to ease the life of die-hard revellers planning to stay in Patong as close as possible to its hottest nightlife Read More...

You May Also Like

10 Best Local Thai Restaurants in Patong Beach

With this list of Best Local Thai Restaurants in Patong Beach, we are answering a question that the vast majority of Read More...

Acqua Restaurant

Acqua Restaurant

With clean lines, a futuristic design and great views out over the Andaman, Acqua is definitely a leading contender for Read More...

La Gritta Italian Restaurant

La Gritta

La Gritta is without doubt one of the most romantic restaurants in Phuket. Located in the compound of Amari Phuket at Read More...

Best hotels around this place

Hotels.com

Talk to us!

Help us keep this site up-to-date by sending us your comments:


Loading...